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Lawyers and the climate emergency: what does it mean for practice?

How can lawyers help tackle the climate emergency? Where should law students interested to take part in the ILBF’s law undergraduate essay competition go to for inspiration to answer the question ‘what difference can lawyers make in tackling the climate emergency’? LexisNexis has a team of PSLs dedicated to analysing the latest legal developments in […]

Why take part in the ILBF’s law undergraduate essay competition 2022-2023?

Applying for vacation schemes, paralegal roles, training contracts, pupillages, or other types of legal work experience, is demanding. Hear Chiara Iorizzo, one of our competition judges, talk about why entering the ILBF’s law undergraduate essay competition can help you with your career aspirations and give your applications a boost. Watch Chiara’s film here. Our competition […]

Introducing Timothy Adetuyole, our new shipping coordinator!

In this Q&A, we introduce the ILBF community to Timothy Adetuyole, our new Shipping coordinator. Timothy is a law student at the University of Surrey, currently on his work placement year. He will be working as ILBF’s shipping coordinator for the remainder of this academic year. Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? […]

Support the ILBF this festive season with Amazon Smile!

With the festive season fast approaching, many of us will be doing last-minute Christmas shopping! If you are shopping online with Amazon, please do so through the Amazon Smile website and select the International Law Book Facility as your chosen charity. The ILBF will receive 0.5% of all eligible purchases in donations when you shop through The […]

JLAP & ILBF in partnership at the University of Exeter

The ILBF partnership with students, and in particular Junior Lawyers Against Poverty (JLAP) groups, goes from strength to strength. At the end of 2020, there are now five JLAP groups at UK universities partnering with the ILBF to collect and pack much needed student texts for universities and law schools overseas.   The University of Exeter JLAP […]

University of Surrey and University of Law Guildford collaborate in support of the ILBF

The School of Law at the University of Surrey is joining together with the Guildford Campus of the University of Law to support the ILBF. The student-led initiative will be co-ordinated by Katy Peters (Director of Employability for the School of Law at the University of Surrey) and Helen Carter (Programme and Student Lead for the […]